Gird thy loins up, Christian soldier

Gird thy loins up, Christian soldier

Author: Joseph Hart
Published in 15 hymnals

Author: Joseph Hart

Hart, Joseph, was born in London in 1712. His early life is involved in obscurity. His education was fairly good; and from the testimony of his brother-in-law, and successor in the ministry in Jewin Street, the Rev. John Hughes, "his civil calling was" for some time "that of a teacher of the learned languages." His early life, according to his own Experience which he prefaced to his Hymns, was a curious mixture of loose conduct, serious conviction of sin, and endeavours after amendment of life, and not until Whitsuntide, 1757, did he realize a permanent change, which was brought about mainly through his attending divine service at the Moravian Chapel, in Fetter Lane, London, and hearing a sermon on Rev. iii. 10. During the next two years ma… Go to person page >

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First Line: Gird thy loins up, Christian soldier
Author: Joseph Hart

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A New and Beautiful Collection of Select Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d94

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #283

Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Selected and Original. 7th ed. #d136

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Hymns: composed on various subjects (4th ed., Rev. and Corr.) #137

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #B68

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs #d82

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs, with an Appendix of Choice Hymns #d79

The Good Old Songs #d158

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The Harp #641

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The Latest Collection of Original and Select Hymns and Spiritual Songs #190

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